Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-422).
Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Bradford, 1991.
"The production and composition of early medieval glass through analysis by inductively-coupled plasma spectrometry of fragments recovered from sites in Southampton, Winchester and other settlements in north-west Europe."
The historical framework --
The archaeological context --
Glass in the early medieval period --
The quantification of glass vessel fragments --
The compositional study of glass --
Inductively-coupled plasma spectrometry --
Analytical procedure and performance --
The analytical results --
Statistical treatment of the compositional data --
Interpretation of the analytical results.